Aberdeen confirm Andrew Considine suffered broken leg at Dens Park

The defender was carried off during the first half of the Dons' 3-1 win over Dundee.

Aberdeen defender Andrew Considine is stretchered off
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Aberdeen have confirmed that defender Andrew Considine has broken his leg in the win against Dundee.

The 25-year-old was injured after 31 minutes of the game at Dens Park before being carried off on a stretcher.

Manager Craig Brown described the injury as "serious" in his post-match interviews and it has now been confirmed as a break.

A message on the club's official Twitter feed read: "We have just heard the sad news from the hospital that Andrew Considine's injury has been confirmed as a broken leg.

"Everyone at AFC wishes Andrew a speedy recovery."

Considine has made 22 appearances for the Dons this season.

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